Lewis Cass Gandy letter

Lewis Cass Gandy letter

Dates: 1933 March 22

The collection contains a typewritten letter dated 22 March 1933 and addressed to the editor of the Denver Post newspaper. Gandy criticises the accuracy of David Karsner's book "Silver Dollar: The Story of the Tabors." Gandy calls the book "a collection of falsehoods," and gives a list of discrepancies between the sources and the book's assertions.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Gandy, Lewis Cass, 1876
  • Call Number: MSS 45
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Lewis Cass Gandy letter, 1933, must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services. and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 45; Lewis Cass Gandy letter; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 45, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Gandy, Lewis Cass, 1876---Correspondence; Karsner, David, 1889-1941; Agriculture and Natural Resources; Mines and Mineral Resources; Silver mines and mining--Colorado--History
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Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
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Finding Aid Title
Gandy (Lewis Cass) letter
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Finding aid prepared by Rose Frank
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-05-11T04:05-0600
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Biographical History

Lewis Cass Gandy was an author of western United States history.

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